July Fourth.


A little red, white & blue inspiration to celebrate todays Independence Day! Thank you to all the men & women who fight everyday to make this country free! Proud to be American!

You’ll recognize some of these images, as they’re from my past 4th of july themed shoots! Enjoy and Happy Fourth my fellow Americans!


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Luisaviaroma / Style Lab


About two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of being invited for the second time (my first time was back in January 2013) to the very well known #Firenze4Ever event put together by the italian luxury retailer, Luisa via roma, which takes place in Florence. I was beyond thrilled to be asked to be a part of this years 9th Edition called “It’s Magic BRAZIL”, where everything was about color, life, prints, vibrant looks, texture and everything else in between.

Firenze4Ever is a bi-annual event (one in January and the other in June) where 35 international influencers/bloggers get invited to attend the 3-day trip and enjoy themselves over fancy dinners, drinks, music, amazing clothes, special treats and more! Most importantly, the event is for each influencer to style themselves or a model in Luisa via roma’s newest collection to help showcase what’s new and shoot photos around Firenze wearing these pieces. It’s a pretty fun and amazing event, I must say!

So, here is my first look out of two for my Style Lab photoshoot! This stunning Proenza jacket was the right touch to toughen up this look. Now- let’s focus on the print of this dress for a second, shall we? The stunning print and use of colors made it easy for me to make it the center piece of my look. It’s definitely something a little different than what you’re used to seeing me in since I don’t really wear long flowy dresses!

Hope you enjoy this look and photos that are all the way from Florence! Ciao! firenze4ever2firenze4ever15firenze4ever10firenze4ever13firenze4ever9 firenze4ever1firenze4ever18

FABIANA MILAZZO printed silk jumpsuit
PROENZA SCHOULER biker leather jacket
GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI 120MM jeweled chain velvet sandals
GIANCARLO PETRIGLIA embroidered snakeskin bag


Shopping Wishlist: Fourth of July.


1. GABRIELA ARTIGAS shooting star head piece   2. NARS lipstick in Jungle Red
3. ADIDAS Superstar 2.0 sneakers    4. ILLESTEVA Leonard blue stripe sunglasses
5. FRANKLIN Badminton racket set    6. PROENZA SCHOULER jean jacket
7. FUJIFILM INTAX MINI camera  (extra film here)   8. TOPSHOP star print dress (sold out, but cute one here & here)  9. SAINT LAURENT bandana print scarf    10. MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA silver purse

A few of my favorite things I’m loving for this week’s big red, white, and blue holiday!

Here’s a few other options to get you in the holiday spirit: